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Microwave oven started running on its own

I was sitting in my kitchen and my microwave came on automatically and would not shut off I eventually had to open up the door to make it stop. I tried to unplug it to with hopes of resetting it, but that don't work either. What do you recommend that I do to solve the matter?

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  • cook1 May 17, 2008

    my samsung microwave did some thing similar this evening. After cooking a burrito for 1 minuite it would not turn off. Although the motor was not as strong the light would not turn off and the motor hummed. I am thinking possible turntable. I unplugged it and turned off the circuit breakers hoping to treset it but no luck.

  • Anonymous Jun 22, 2008

    I was sitting in my kitchen and my microwave came on automatically and would not shut off I eventually had to open up the door to make it stop. I tried to unplug it to with hopes of resetting it, but that don't work either. What do you recommend that I do to solve the matter?

  • brewster223 Jun 23, 2008

    Yes, my Samsung Microwave randomly starts itself and will keep running hot if I don't stop it. I have to unplug it.

  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2008

    I have the same thing happening with my microwave Westinghouse 3501.
    Mine's a cheapy microwave that I got at Wal-mart. It only happens within a few minutes of using it, and happens whether or not the door is open!!! My microwave is shall we say.... not so clean. Maybe its some kind of sensor that's gummed up?


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